Events Calendar: 2019-05-01

For upcoming conferences happening in Old Monterey, please see the Conference Calendar.

Villiger Cigar Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
5/1/19
 
$25
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a Villiger Cigar Tasting Event including special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $25 for non-members.

"Game of Thrones" Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/1/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Game of Thrones themed Trivia Night on Wednesday, May 1 at 7pm for ages 21 and up. It’s been two years pf waiting, but the final season of GOT is finally...

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Derrida, Foucault, Mbembe - Critical Perspectives on the Law

 
5/3/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , join our regular reading group for a special session featuring seniors at CSU Monterey studying critical legal philosophy. Derrida, Foucault, and Mbembe are all philosophers that we have read before, but we're excited to see what connections and ideas emerge when we explore them together. Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

Living with a Survivor of Sexual Abuse: A Workshop at ISGC

 
5/5/19
 
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

The Intimacy, Sexuality and Gender Center of Monterey (ISGC) presents a one-day Couple’s Workshop for Survivors of Sexual Abuse or Rape, regardless of gender and sexual orientation, co-facilitated by Stephen and Wanda Braveman on Sunday, May 5, 10am-5pm. Call Wanda at 831-375-7553 by May 1 to register.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Peter B's Brewpub

 
5/5/19
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Raise a pint or a shot of tequila on Cinco de Mayo at Peter B's Brewpub and enjoy our all day specials (11am-11pm) including: 2 chicken enchiladas served with refried pinto beans and Mexican rice for $12.95; pitchers of Peter...

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Jacks Monterey

 
5/5/19
 
 
Jacks Monterey

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Jacks Monterey. We'll be serving lunch and dinner specials, margaritas, craft beer, and more from 11:30am to 10:00pm.

Enjoy live music, 1pm-8pm, with the Dany Cobo Trio Roaming Mariachis, who will be strolling through...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
5/7/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
5/8/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, you're invited to I Will Repair's open forum Tech Talk on Wednesdays at 1pm. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

Nepotism 3: A Night of Poetry at Old Capitol Books

 
5/10/19
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books invites you to Nepotism 3: A Night of Poetry on Friday, May 10 at 7pm. We’ll close up the shop, turn down the lights, and bring together poets Rachelle Escamilla, Heather Flescher, Nelle, Kraig Bellows, and...

Keb' Mo' at Golden State Theatre

 
5/11/19
 
$53-$86
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents Keb' Mo' on Saturday, May 11, at 8pm. Tickets are $53-$86, general admission; $168 for VIP experience. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

Keb’ Mo' has cultivated...

Celebrate American Craft Beer Week 2019 at Peter B's Brewpub

 
5/13 - 5/19
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Craft beer lovers unite! Join Peter B's Brewpub in celebrating all things craft beer during American Craft Beer Week, May 13-19. We'll be offering a behind the scenes brewery tour, a brewer's dinner, live music, trivia night, daily happy hour,...

Multi-day event ending on Sun May 19, 2019

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
5/14/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Paint and Sip at Sovino Wine Bar

 
5/14/19
 
$40/$50
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Paint and Sip Class ! Tonight, local artist and retired art teacher Bunny Paivine will be teaching an easy-to-follow painting class. You’ll take home your own 11 x 14 canvas painting. Fee is $40 in advance, $50 at the door. All materials, instruction, and a glass of wine are included.

IT Tech Talk (Free Help Understanding Tech)

 
5/15/19
 
free
 
I Will Repair: Electronics Repair

Having problems with your computer or cellphone? Whether it's hardware or software related, you're invited to I Will Repair's open forum Tech Talk on Wednesdays at 1pm. I won't have any set curriculum or structured topics, but I will aim to empower the community.

Cibo: Fundraiser for Dance Kids of Monterey County

 
5/15/19
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Don’t miss the “Dinner for Dance Kids” Fundraiser at Cibo Ristorante Italiano, featuring a dazzling dance performance by the award-winning dance company from the Carmel Academy of Performing Arts on Wednesday, May 15. The community is invited to bring their...

Playdate with a Police Officer at MY Museum

 
5/17/19
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum will host our favorite officers from the Monterey Police Department for an afternoon of safety demonstrations and activities on Friday, May 17, 3pm-4:30pm. Kids can even explore a real police vehicle!

National Police Week is...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
5/21/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
5/28/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
5/29/19
 
 
Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill

Come out and celebrate Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill! On the last Wednesday of every month, show your server your Monterey library card or a Brews for Books bookmark (available at the library), and we'll donate 10% of your check to the Monterey Public Library.

DAOU Vineyards Wine Dinner at The Club House

 
5/30/19
 
 
The Club Room

The Club Room Monterey at Portola Hotel & Spa is excited to partner with Paso Robles’s DAOU Vineyards & Winery for our first wine dinner of the summer season on Thursday, May 30 at 6pm. Join us and experience a...